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How to make money mining bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies without knowing anything about it

You might think you need an extreme know-how of computers to do any kind of crypto mining, that it couldn't possibly be done by the average person.<p>Turns out, it's absurdly easy.<p>You just need computer parts that are powerful enough to make mining profitable, and a handy piece of software called …

Bitcoin

Build a Tron-Inspired Coffee Table

So many Maker projects are really just about one discipline — woodworking, machining, electronics, you get the idea. I wanted to build a piece of furniture that blended two different concepts — electronics and woodworking — and build a unique looking coffee table that’s one part rustic design, and …

Woodworking

Tropical Cyclone Pam slams Vanuatu capital

<b>(CNN) —</b> Relief workers reported "unbelievable destruction" after Tropical Cyclone Pam smashed the capital of Vanuatu, the Australian Red Cross said Saturday.<p>The Australian Red Cross said via Twitter that "humanitarian needs will be enormous. Many people have lost their homes. Shelter, food and …

Natural Disasters

Honda’s N-TRUCK/N-CAMP Has Us Jonesing For a Tiny Recreational Rig

We love miniature things. We love things we can’t have. Given the bent of this publication, you’d be excused for thinking that our current obsession is a 1/3-scale Ferrari FXX K with a functional KERS system built from a coffee can, some rebar, and a wall wart. But it is not. Our current …

Famous last concerts in Chicago, from the Grateful Dead to the Replacements

The surviving members of the Grateful Dead have announced they will reunite this summer, July 3–5, for a 50th anniversary and farewell celebration at …

2014 Ferrari 458 Speciale

Maranello smothers the 458 Italia with some very special sauce.<p>We’re of the mind that all Ferraris are <i>speciale.</i> Yes, even the California. We take this observation to be self-evident and universal, a fact of life that even Lamborghini owners, Red Bull Racing fans, and Prius drivers accept and …

Renault ships a brickable car with battery DRM that you're not allowed to own

You can't buy a battery for the new Renault Zoe. Instead, you have to rent it. And if you stop making payments, the battery's DRM will prevent you …

The killer voice feature Google Now needs next

One of the Nexus 5 smartphone's best new features is the always-listening, touchless control over Google Now, the name by which the platform's personal assistant is known.<p>By saying the words "OK, Google" when the phone is unlocked, you can launch any of Google Now's actions -- like searching the …

Joe Gerardi

You Can Own This Adorable 2-Inch Cube PC For Just $45

This super-cute little PC measures just two inches along each edge, runs Linux and Android Jelly Bean—and only costs $45. Yes, you did just read that …

Programmable Water